Gives recommendations for the planning, design, installation and erection and safe use of safety nets, also covering specifying, conformity, classification and positioning limits.
First published as: ACR[CP]003:2007 Recommended practice for use of safety nets for roofwork (blue book). Revised 2008: ACR[CP]003:2008 Rev.1 Recommended practice for use of safety nets for roofwork (blue book).
Established in 1998, the Advisory Committee for Roof Safety (formerly known as Advisory Committee for Roofwork) is a body dedicated to making working on roofs safer. The committee is made up of nominees from trade associations and organisations involved in roofwork who provide the experience and advice given in their documents.
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